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ONERA Purchases 20 EnSight Gold Licenses
Posted Mon January 31, 2005 @04:56PM
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News ONERA, the French aerospace research company, has purchased 20 licenses of CEI's EnSight Gold software. The sale was made by Distene, CEI's EnSight distributor for Southern Europe. With the latest purchase, ONERA owns 31 EnSight licenses.

"ONERA chose EnSight Gold because of its superior capability to visualize generalized unstructured n-faced meshes, analyze large 3D unsteady flow solutions, as well as merge results and post-process on one screen," says François Vuillot, assistant director, CFD and Aeroacoustics Department for ONERA. "EnSight also enables us to unify with one tool the visualization of multi-physics simulations such as aeroacoustics and those obtained from coupling flow and solid mechanics solvers."

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Business: ACUITIV Signs Distribution Agreement with Nihon Binary
Posted Mon January 31, 2005 @04:52PM
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News ACUITIV™ Software, a leading provider of next-generation Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) visualization software, today announced a distribution agreement with Nihon Binary Co., Ltd. Under the terms of the agreement Nihon Binary will offer ACUITIV Software’s CFD visualization solution throughout Japan and will provide sales, service and support. This announcement adds significantly to ACUITIV’s existing worldwide distribution network in the United Kingdom, P.R. China, South Korea, Singapore and Southeast Asia, some of the fastest growing markets for CFD worldwide.

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Events: Fluent Presents FLUENT 6.2 Webinar
Posted Fri January 28, 2005 @05:12PM
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News Please join Fluent for our FLUENT 6.2 webinar, Thursday, February 17, 2005 at 2:00 pm ET.

This webinar will give you the chance to see some of the exciting new features and functionality in the pending February release of FLUENT 6.2, our flagship product.

Some of these features include large eddy simulation, NITA (non- iterative time advancement), and acoustics.

The webinar will last for about one-hour with a question and answer session at the end of the presentation.

To enroll in this free event, please visit the webinar site.

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Help With Jet Analysis
Posted Mon January 24, 2005 @05:07PM
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Help Desk sats writes "Hi everybody,

I have a problem of simulating a flow through a circular orifice of 5mm diameter into a rectangular tank of dimension 2m by 1.5m by 1.5m using ANSYS-FLOTRAN in 2D. Can anyone tell me if this type of analysis is feasible in ANSYS-FLOTRAN and if so, how. Also the analysis will be a transient one to study the mixing of the jet from 0 to 4 secs."

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Events: NAFEMS Iberia Awareness Seminar
Posted Mon January 24, 2005 @04:46PM
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Announcements Simulation, typically by finite element analysis (FEA) or computational fluid dynamics (CFD), is well established in a number of engineering companies for product and process development. Tasks such as optimising products and manufacturing processes by simulation are now well proven.

Nevertheless, a large number of companies are either not getting the best return from their investment in simulation technology, or are still considering investing in the technology.

NAFEMS Iberia is holding an awareness seminar titled Why to Use Simulation in your Development Process in Madrid, Spain on February 18th, 2005 to address these concerns.

This FREE event will bring together a wide range of engineers who are either currently using FEA or CFD, or who are considering introducing it into their organisation.

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Multiphase Flow Solution Movie Posted
Posted Mon January 24, 2005 @04:41PM
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News The density functional theory has been extended to multiphase viscous flow with moving solid bodies. The solution takes into account phase transitions between the solid and liquid.

The movie "Induced straight motion of a solid body in a channel with viscous flow", which demonstrates the new feature, has been posted at the site.

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